Columbia University

New York, NY
Offers credit for AP Exams
Yes
Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams
Yes

From the college: Students who take AP courses also take corresponding exams administered by the College Board. AP exam scores range from 1 to 5, and a score of 3 or above is considered passing and generally qualifies students to receive college credit.
For more information, view the credit policy on this college's website.

Additional restrictions and requirements may apply to the policy listed below. For more detailed information, visit the college's AP policy on the Web or contact the college directly.

Columbia University Credit Policy
Exam
Title
Min. Score
Required
Number
of Credits
Equivalent
Course
Biology 5 3 -
Calculus AB 4 3 -
Calculus BC 4 3 -
5 6 -
Chemistry 4 3 -
Comparative Government and Politics 5 3 POLS UN1201
Computer Science A 4 3 COMS W1004
English Language and Composition 5 3 -
English Literature and Composition 5 3 -
European History 5 3 -
French Language and Culture 4 -- -
5 3 -
German Language and Culture 4 -- -
5 3 -
Latin 4 -- -
5 3 -
Macroeconomics 4 4 -
Microeconomics 4 4 ECON UN1105
Music Theory 4 3 -
5 3 -
Physics 1 4 6 -
Physics 2 4 6 -
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 4 3 -
Physics C: Mechanics 4 3 -
Spanish Language and Culture 4 -- -
5 3 -
Spanish Literature and Culture 4 -- -
5 3 -
Statistics 5 3 -
United States Government and Politics 5 3 POLS UN1201
United States History 5 3 -